It was briefly up for debate whether the Freedom Tower would be ruled the tallest building in America, due to whether or not the spire at the top of the building counted towards its height. Well, that argument is over, because Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat has ruled that One World Trade Center is officially 1,776 feet tall, which makes it officially taller than the 1,450-foot tall Willis Tower in Chicago. Suck it, Banksy! Suck it, other places in America! New York’s number one!
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If you don’t have the dough to davin, here’s our annual list of places where you can pray freely for free, whether your pleasure is reform, orthodox or some kind of New Age hybrid. This year, heaven’s gates open the evening of September 28 for Rosh Hashanah, and Yom Kippur begins sundown of October 8.
There are two relationships essential to every stressed-out New York City office drone: a reliable dog walker and a reliable weed dealer. In many ways, these services are similar: both provide invaluable peace-of-mind, both require you to allow otherwise total strangers into your home and both require a good referral from a trusted friend. With […]